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MUMMERS WANTED-BUILDERS, CARPENTERS, PAINTERS, ARTISTS, AND GENERAL HELP NEEDED! Always wanted to be a Mummer?  Here’s your chance!  The Uptown String Band is looking for a few good men

(and women!) to help on New Year’s Day.

No prior experience necessary.


Call us at 215-752-3479 for more information





Captain Ryan Radcliffe


The Uptown String Band is a non-profit organization based in Hulmeville, PA. They are a member of the Philadelphia Mummers String Band Association, and participate annually in the Philadelphia Mummers Parade, held each year on New Year’s Day. This award-winning band performs locally, nationally, and internationally throughout the year to fund its New Year’s Day production, and takes pride in entertaining the public with “Philadelphia String Band Music At Its Finest.”  







Uptown's New Years Day Photo Gallery


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Audio Samples of Uptown's CD  "In A Nostalgic Mood"


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  Upcoming events

Join the Uptown String Band as we host our Most popular fundraiser the Coach Bag Bingo! Join us Saturday January 24th at the William Penn Fire Company, 123 Main Street, Hulmeville Pa, 19047. Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the door. Doors open at 7PM with first game at 8PM, Contact us at 215-752-3479 To get your tickets in advance. This is a BYOB event and all proceeds benefit Uptown String Band. Hope to see you there for your chance to win a designer Coach bag!


Band Bookings - General Info
115 Trenton Road
Hulmeville, PA 19047
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